Shahrukh, Kajol to Aamir: 10 mom roles Reema Lagoo played on-screen

In the wee hours of Thursday morning, veteran actress Reema Lagoo passes away at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital. She was 59. She was rushed to the hospital after she complained of cardiac pain. She was taken to the hospital around 1pm and passed away around 3:15 am.

“We will issue a health report later in the day, after consulting with her family,” the hospital’s executive director Ram Naraian told PTI.

Also speaking to PTI, Lagoo’s son-in-law Vinay Waikul said, “She was complaining of chest pain so we took her to hospital around 1 AM. She passed away due to a heart attack around 3.15 AM. She was perfectly fine and had no health it is really shocking for all of us that she is no more with us.”

Reema Lagoo played mom to many Bollywood stars including Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan. She is also a popular face in television.  

She starred in popular soaps like ‘Tu Tu Main Main’, ‘Shrimaan Shrimati’. She was last seen in Naamkaran.

Reema Lagoo is survived by daughter Mrunmayee, who is also a theatre and film actor and theatre director.

Reema Lagoo played Juhi Chawla’s mother to ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’, she played Salman Khan’s mother in ‘Maine Pyar Kya’ , ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’and ‘Saajan’, Akshay Kumar’s mother in ‘Jai Kishan’, Sridevi ‘s mom in ‘Gumrah’, Madhuri Dixit’s mother in ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!’ and Shah Rukh Khan’s mother in ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’, Kajol’s mother in ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’.

She won four Filmfare Awards for best supporting actress.

Bollywood mourns the death of the happiest mom of Bollywood, Reema Lagoo.

May her soul rest in peace!